Cedar Creek Lake

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Kemp at Cedar Creek Lake

Officially established when the post office opened in 1851, Kemp, Texas is located on the northern tip of Cedar Creek Lake and is home to 1,154 residents. Town festivals include Mayfest and the Kemp Art Fest both hosted at the Kemp City Park. You can find more information about Kemp Texas at CityOfkKmp.org.

Kemp Calendar of Events


Kemp Fire Department Fish Fry and Silent auction

Event information: This is our annual fund raiser come join us for great food, silent auction, good friends and support a great Fire Department.


2018 TX ATV National Races

Welcome to the 2018 ATV National at UGMX in Kemp, TX. This race returns as the 2nd round of the 2018 ATV Motocross National Championship. Come out and watch the best riders in the world battle bar to bar on...


5th Annual Kemp Wildflower Festival

The Kemp Wildflower Festival will include over 50 vendors, have several food trucks, will be honoring the Kemp Varsity Football team and be having live music!


Community Easter Event in Kemp

The event states: Good Friday March 30th 7:00pm Community Communion Service Kemp City Park Community Sunrise Service April 1st Kemp City Park 7:00am Breakfast to follow FUMC Kemp


Hayseed Opry Rising Stars Show featuring Kadie Lynn

Don't miss this show! We are featuring 6 up and coming talented young ladies of music; Clara Mae Webb, Callie Jo Burns, Trinity Wennerstrom, Bailey Rae Hull, Sienna Nelson, and our own Kemp Sweetheart, Kadie...

Kemp News and Community

Kids in the Outdoors hosted in Athens

The Henderson County WIldlife Committee put on, “KIDS IN THE OUTDOORS.” and it drew the attention of lots of area kids from Kemp to Tyler, back to Crossroads and everything in between. Texas Parks and Wildlife brought their “Wall...

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Exploring the Next Exit

   For those coming in from the Metroplex, try throwing a twist in your weekend getaway to Cedar Creek Lake by taking the next exit. You may be tempted to enter through the first "Gateway" by exiting off of HWY 175 through the City of Kemp...

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Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet

The Cedar Creek Lake Area Chamber of Commerce is planning their yearly Awards Banquet. This year it will be held at the Cedar Creek Lake Country Club located in Kemp, Texas. Many awards will be given out this evening including but not limited to,...

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Elections, Politics and Growth go Hand in Hand

With Primaries in the election coming up, you will see many more signs on corners and the words Republican, Democratic and Libertarian across Henderson as well as Kaufman Counties that cover the Cedar Creek Lake Area. Each candidate is campaigning...

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Our Voice is Needed in Cedar Creek Lake

Community leadership is found at many different levels of interest depending on how deep you want to go down the rabbit hole. On the other hand, up, depending on how you interpret it. Every local City that is established has a City Council with...

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Kemp Real Estate

Your Dream House is Right Here

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#85824 Your dream house is right here! 3/2.5 beautiful home by Cedar Creek Country Club with a gorgeous drive up. Landscaped, circle drive, shade trees all on over an acre of well-maintained land. There is a pole barn with rolling doors and area...

Superb Location! MLS#: 82943


Superb location in the heart of Seven Points/Kemp in the Cedar Creek Lake Area w/high traffic flow off HWY 274. Large facility sitting on .915 Acres w/large parking area, formerly Church. Property consists of large building 3600 sq. ft. under air,...



Nicely remodeled app. 1657 sq. ft. home on large corner lot close to downtown Kemp and Hwy 175 for quick commute to Dallas or Tyler. New metal roof, vinyl windows, 50 gallon water heater, exterior doors, paint, vinyl wood plank flooring and carpet,...

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Cedar Creek Lake Weather Forecast


Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 56

Wednesday Night


Lo: 53


Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 61

Thursday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 52


Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 61

Friday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 55


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 68

Saturday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 51

Cedar Creek Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 10/17: 322.35 (+0.35)

Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Oct. 10)

Water lightly stained; 74–77 degrees, 1.85’ low. Black bass are fair on spinnerbaits, squarebill crankbaits and Texas rigged craws. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. White bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Hybrid striper are good on slabs.